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Precarious Connections: On the Promise and Menace of Railroad Projects

Peter Schweitzer and Olga Povoroznyuk

introduction to a republication of T. C. Keefer's Philosophy of Railroads in 1972, he started by lamenting that the railroad that had once “symbolized Canadian national achievement has been reduced to something akin to a public embarrassment.” 6 According to

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Discipline and Publish?

Transfers as Interdisciplinary Site

Cotten Seiler

produced by misfits and malcontents who chafed at disciplinary habits and habitats: Suzanne Langer's Philosophy in a Minor Key (1942), Thomas Kuhn's The Structure of Scientific Revolutions (1962), Harold Cruse's The Crisis of the Negro Intellectual

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Transfers at a Crossroads

An Anthropological Perspective

Noel B. Salazar

Indonesian and Swahili. Unfortunately, the brutal slashing of doctoral funding means that even anthropology students do not have the opportunity anymore to immerse themselves in a new language. Times were once (very) different. When I studied philosophy in

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“Text-as-Means” versus “Text-as-End-in-Itself”

Some Reasons Why Literary Scholars Have Been Slow to Hop on the Mobilities Bus

Lynne Pearce

. Claus Lassen, Vincent Kauffman, and Ida Sofie Gotzsche Lange (London: Routledge), 205–213. 20 See Henri Bergson, “Memory of the Present and False Recognition” in T ime and the Instant: Essays in the Physics and Philosophy of Time , ed. Robin Durie

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Holly Thorpe

, physical and social play, and do-it-yourself philosophies. My focus in this article is thus the mobilities of recreational action sport participants (rather than action sport athletes or those participating in competitive sports) because these values appear

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Manuel Stoffers, Blake Morris, Alan Meyer, Younes Saramifar, Andrew Cobbing, Martin Emanuel, Rudi Volti, Caitlin Starr Cohn, Caitríona Leahy, and Sunny Stalter-Pace

advocacy and planning perhaps best known outside America through the writings of John Forester, especially Effective Cycling (1975) and Cycling Transportation Engineering (1977). Epperson defines “vehicular cycling” as a cycling planning philosophy

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Mobilizing Disability Studies

A Critical Perspective

Kudzai Matereke

-spread-of-coronavirus-isnot-the-fault-of-individuals-but-a-result-of-neoliberalism?CMP=share_btn_link ; Michael A. Peters, “The Disorder of Things: Quarantine Unemployment, the Decline of Neoliberalism, and the Covid-19 Lockdown Crash,” Educational Philosophy and Theory (2020) https://doi.org/10.1080/00131857.2020.1759190 ; Riccardo Mastini

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Theorizing Mobility Transitions

An Interdisciplinary Conversation

Cristina Temenos, Anna Nikolaeva, Tim Schwanen, Tim Cresswell, Frans Sengers, Matt Watson, and Mimi Sheller

-Communist Transformations (London: Routledge, 1998); Noel Castree, David Demeritt, Diana Liverman, and Bruce Rohoads, eds., A Companion to Environmental Geography (Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2009) 14 Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari, What Is Philosophy? (London: Verso

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Michael K. Bess, David Lipset, Kudzai Matereke, Stève Bernardin, Katharine Bartsch, Harry Oosterhuis, Samuel Müller, Frank Schipper, Benjamin D’Harlingue, and Katherine Roeder

mention cosmological aspects of moral identity. Mobility may express quite a bit more, in other words, than found in the research and social philosophy of the editors and contributors to this otherwise valuable volume. Notes 1 John Urry, Sociology

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Alejandro Miranda

. Madrid, ed., Transnational Encounters: Music and Performance at the U.S.-Mexico Border (New York: Oxford University Press, 2011). 11 Theodore R. Schatzki, “A New Societist Social Ontology,” Philosophy of the Social Sciences 33, no. 2 (2003): 174